Definitions for "Web-based email"
A method for accessing email messages through a Web browser using HTTP. Hostway's Web-based email application SiteMail enables you to check your email from any location as long as you have a browser and an Internet connection. You can use SiteMail and traditional email clients such as Microsoft Outlook to check the same email account.
Web-based email services enable you to access email via a web browser. You log into your email account via the Web to send and retrieve email. Being able to access your email from any browser anywhere in the world can be very useful
Allows a user to access email from any computer that has an Internet connection and a Web browser.